Pen Vs Sword VII: Feeling Lucky?

April 27, 2019

It is said that 7 is a lucky number and for 6 times the pen has won this annual contest. So, will the pen be lucky yet again or will the sword finally be triumphant?

The Shire of Angels Keep will once again celebrate the art of the Pen and the arte of the Sword on April 27, 2019 and attempt to answer the age-old question; Which is mightier, the pen or the sword?  Join us to discover the answer at the Auburn United Methodist Church, 99 South St, Auburn NY.   Site will open at 9am, and the first classes will start at 10am.  Classes will end at 5pm, Site Fee, including day board, is $17, $6 for children under 14, babes in arms are free.  A $5 discount for SCA members with valid membership card. Registrations can be sent to the Reservations Clerk: THL Moniczka Poznanska Martha Powers, 15 Grover St. #1, Auburn, NY 13021.

We will again be offering a full day of classes featuring two distinct tracks: one for the scribal arts, and another for the science of the sword.  Those interested in teaching should contact THL Moniczka Poznanska (Martha Powers) moniczkap AT or 315-515-3086.  A full list of classes and class schedule will be available on our website.

A generous day board featuring items designed for grabbing on your way to class, as well as sit-down dishes will be provided.  Reservations are encouraged so we can plan for how much food to cook, without generating a lot of waste.  No feast will be served, but a list of local restaurants is available on our website. THL Svana in Kyrra, (Kristina Lindstrom), regarding any food related concerns or allergies.


Click HERE for Dayboard Menu. not updated yet

Click HERE for Class List, not updated yet.

Click HERE for Schedule of classes, not updated yet.


Autocrat for this event is Úlfgrima Tannadottír (Rebecca Sweet) 315 391 9488

Directions to the Auburn United Methodist Church, 99 South St, Auburn, NY  13021:
From North, West or East, find your best route to I-90, the Weedsport/Hwy 34 exit.  Follow Hwy 34 south into Auburn, the church will be on the right-hand side of the road. Hwy 34 is South Street once you cross Arterial.  From the South, find your best route to Hwy 34, go north into Auburn, the church will be on the left side of the road.



Last updated 21 Jan 2019




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